Tikal tour from San Ignacio
A tour of this site is sure to satisfy your hunger for adventure. Located in what is commonly known as the Mayan Biosphere Reserve in Peten, the ancient Maya city of Tikal in Guatemala offers an experience unlike any other. Discovered by a local gum collector, this city was one of the most powerful kingdoms, and at the height of its rule, was home to almost 120,000 Mayas. In 1979, UNESCO designated the ruins a World Heritage Site, a national symbol, and a source of pride in the past.
Tikal remains one of the best-preserved, and most understood Mayan sites to date. The city is a crucial part of Tikal National park which aside from housing the Mayan Temples, palaces, and remains of small dwellings, and tombs, is also home to a large variety of flora and fauna. This includes 5 jungle cats, various anteaters, monkeys, and a vast variety of birds.
The landscape contains a mixture of savannas, lush forests, wetlands, and various freshwater systems which is a part of the Maya Forest, and one of the conservation gems of Central America.
Tikal Maya Ruin Tips and Advisory
Tours include Lunch,
- Guide, Entrance Fee
- Bottled Water, Soda, Tours Equipment.
Make sure to bring your cameras so you can take back a small piece of this enchanting experience. You might also need water, insect repellent, and a hat or umbrella, sunscreen, money, or a credit card in case of shopping.
Please take note that The Tikal Mayan Ruins tour experience is moderate. Embark on a wonderful adventure to see the famous, Tikal Mayan ruin.
Tikal Maya Ruins Experience with us!
Kawiil Tours is an inbound tour operator for Belize and is owned and operated by Luis Zaiden. Luis grew up in San Ignacio Town, Cayo district in the beautiful foothills of the Maya mountain. From a young age, Luis had a passion for history and nature. He spent most of his childhood with his friends playing in the river and also playing hide and seek in what is now Cahal Pech Archeological site. He never knew at the time that he would end up running his very own Tour Company. Nevertheless, that came to an end when he went to high school and eventually started working in Belize City.
KaWiil Tours offers the best of Western Belize. Luis and his licensed tour guides are well-trained and highly educated in Maya History. Travelers refer to Luis as having an "Encyclopedic Memory" of nature and history.